| Apr 16, 2014
| 11:00 AM
Burbank City Manager Mark Scott came out of a closed-door evaluation with elected officials on Tuesday with the “unanimous support” of the City Council, the mayor said.
After the discussion in closed session, Burbank Mayor Emily Gabel-...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 12:18 PM
Burbank City Manager Mark Scott said this week he felt “energized” after a closed-door evaluation with elected officials on Tuesday.
“I thought they were extraordinarily constructive in their comments to me,” Scott said by...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 7:07 PM
Residents will have an opportunity to weigh in on Burbank Water and Power operations at two upcoming town hall meetings hosted by the utility.
The meetings will be held Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to noon and April 16 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Both meetings will...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Police escorted a hiker down a Stough Canyon hiking trail Thursday in Burbank after the woman reported a mountain lion was following her, police said.
Shortly after noon, the woman called authorities claiming that she saw, and was being followed by, a...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 6:17 PM
The Burbank Planning Board is asking elected officials to fund a study on anti-mansionization ideas, saying the work would be the best way to show how the resident-fueled suggestions would impact the look of the city’s neighborhoods.
| Apr 18, 2014
| 4:25 PM
A design firm on Tuesday presented an $18-million, 20-year plan to renovate the city's outdoor Starlight Bowl amphitheater, which representatives of the firm called "drastically underutilized" and "slightly tired" in terms of its physical condition and...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 10:27 AM
Burbank police raised roughly $2,500 for the Special Olympics on Thursday by waiting on tables and serving food at the annual “Tip-A-Cop” event, officials said.
A dozen police officers, cadets and explorers in uniform collected tips at the...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 4:48 PM
Burbank homeowners who have yet to comply with a decades-old ordinance that would require them to remove and replace their wood roofs have just a few months left to do so.
Residents with exposed wood shakes or shingles on the roofs of their homes have...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 5:57 PM
A social advocacy nonprofit organization is asking a judge to void the city’s approval of the IKEA expansion project, arguing that the city failed to prepare an adequate environmental impact report, records show.
Citizens Advocating Rational...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 3:05 PM
Five handguns believed to have been stolen were recovered during a traffic stop in Burbank on Sunday, police said.
A 36-year-old North Hollywood man, identified by police as Sunny Coban, was pulled over in the area of Empire Avenue and Valpreda Street at...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 8:22 AM
Roughly 200 local Armenians, some clutching candles, marched from City Hall to the Burbank Youth Center Tuesday to kick off a night commemorating the 99th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, which claimed the lives of 1.5 million men, women and children...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 7:46 PM
Four strands of colorful beads dangled from Christopher Wilke’s IV pole as he sat on the couch in his hospital room overlooking Los Angeles.
PHOTOS: Burbank 12-year-old's battle with rare form of cancer
The yellow beads — more than two dozen...